Updates on Utah's wildlife from the DWR

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Apply for Utah’s spring turkey hunting permits starting Dec. 3

If you like the idea of harvesting your own locally-sourced turkey instead of fighting the crowds to buy one at your neighborhood supermarket, you can start planning now for next year's Thanksgiving feast — apply for an opportunity to hunt turkeys in Utah next spring.

DWR proposes minor changes to black bear permit numbers

The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources is proposing a few changes to the number of black bear permits for the 2020 hunting and pursuit seasons and is requesting the public's feedback on the proposals.

Annual Elk Festival to be held Dec. 7

Another chance to ride a horse-drawn sleigh or wagon through the middle of hundreds of wild elk is almost here.

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